This week, I interview Iraqi-Canadian songwriter Noosa al-Sarraj, known by her "honky-tonk name" Winona Wilde. We talk about family dynamics around art, the politics of personal power, and the difference between crossing the Canadian border going south or north. Noosa is coming from Peterborough, Ontario to be our special guest this week at The Kraken, a little roadhouse outside Chapel Hill, North Carolina. We play every week at The Kraken from 7 to 10pm.

You can find Noosa as Winona Wilde and her cutting songwriting at

Thanks for listening! Your fan,


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